|Town Hall Tonight 1937 03 10 Murder On The High Seas|
Fred Allens' Town Hall News of the Week, Portland describes her papas' new inventions, The Mighty Allen Art Players perform a murder mystery starring the detective One Long Pan, Fred jokes about Jack Benny, a man plays music with drinking glasses, and an escape artist.
Keywords: Town Hall Tonight; Fred Allen; Comedy; Variety; OTR
|Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 1936 12 30 Guest Stuart Canin|
Fred has some very talented kids on the show, one of whom is the violin playing 10 year old, whose number prompts Fred to make a joke about Jack Bennys' violin playing that begins the Benny vs. Allen feud.
Keywords: Fred Allen; Town Hall Tonight; Comedy; Variety; Old Time Radio; OTR
|Stoopnagle & Budd--Town Hall Tonight|
Stoopnagle & Budd---Frederick Chase Taylor (a.k.a. Col. Lemuel Stoopnagle) and William Budd Hulick---were probably old-time radio's earliest pure satirists, telegraphing Fred Allen by a few years, Henry Morgan by a decade, and Bob & Ray by a couple of decades, just about. Their trademarks included poking fun at prospective (but ultimately spurned) sponsors and, especially, Taylor's knack for Spoonerisms ("This is Col...
Keywords: Stoopnagle & Budd; old-time radio; Town Hall Tonight; Fred Allen; satire
|Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 1937 12 22 Santa Will Not Ride Tonight Jack Benny|
Fred interviews a Lunch Wagon operator, and then a photographer for Radio Guide. Guest Jack Benny tries to get Fred to buy his Maxwell, after they talk about their old vaudeville days. The Mighty Allen Art Players perform a Christmas story called, "Santa Clause Sits Down, or Jingle Bells Shall Not Ring Tonight."
Keywords: Fred Allen; Town Hall Tonight; Jack Benny; Comedy; Old Time Radio; OTR
|Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 36 10 21 Murder At Cupcake County|
Fred gets telegrams and a surprise for his fourth anniversary on the air. Fred gets to hear some British sports cheers. The Mighty Allen Art Players perform, "Murder At Cupcake County," or "The Great Hillbilly Trial."
Keywords: Fred Aleen; Town Hall Tonight; Comedy; Variety; Old Time Radio; OTR
|Fred Allen - Town Hall Tonight - November 27, 1935|
Episode of Fred Allen's "Town Hall Tonight" from November 27, 1935.
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Town Hall Tonight; Fred Allen; Fred Allen Show
|Fred Allen 10 Eps|
(10 Episodes) Classic Fred Allen * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Fred Allen; Town Hall Tonight; OTR Variety Show; OTR Comedy; Humour, Humor